Parking & Street Closures

Race Day Parking

With a lot of parking spaces and lots around Salem,  there is plenty of parking available on race day.  One of the best things about Salem...Free Parking!
The Start & Finish lines are located only one block apart.  Here is a partial listing of the parking lots open for race day.  Please remember to arrive early due to adjustments in traffic patterns:

  • Salem Baptist Church
  • Roanoke College--please stay off the grass. (College Alley & N. Market Street)
  • South Colorado & East Calhoun
  • Moyer Sports Complex (located 1 mile from the Farmer's Market)
  • 4th Street (Lowe's Parking Lot)
  • Monroe & Craig Ave (Longwood Park)

***On street parking that is located on the race route will not be available. 

Street Closures & Delays

Since the race will be taking place in the streets of Salem, we want to update everyone on the street closures & delays so you are able to make adjustments in your schedules if you need to get out.

  1. West Main Street (from 4th street to College Ave): 5 a.m. until 3 p.m.
    1. West Main Street to Union Street will open at 11 a.m. & diverted south on Union Street
  2. Clay Street (from Academy to Market Street): 5 a.m. until 3 p.m.
  3. North Broad (from College Ave to Main Street): 5 a.m. until 3 p.m.
    1. College Ave to Hawthorne will open up at 10 a.m.
  4. North College: 8:45-10 a.m.
  5. Clay Street: 8:45- 10 a.m.
  6. High Street: 8:45- 10 a.m.
  7. Hawthorne Road (Closed from High St. to N. Broad St.): 8:45-10 a.m.
  8. North Market Street: 9-10 a.m.
    1. Main Street to Clay Street will be closed
  9. Academy Street: (Closed from Main to Morton): 9-10 a.m.
  10. Morton Ave: 9-10 a.m.
  11. Red Lane: 9-10:15 a.m.
  12. Colorado Street (Roanoke Blvd. to 4th St.): 9:20- 11 a.m.
    1. College St. South Bound lanes S. College to 8th St (Shanks Crossing).: 9:20-11 a.m.
  13. ​King Street: closed

***There will be several no parking on the roads throughout the race course.